Top
10
Doctor insights on: Symptoms Of Vascular Disease In Legs

Share
1

1
Does vascular disease cause leg stiffness?

Does vascular disease cause leg stiffness?

Not really: As vascular disease progresses the muscles first then nerves of the leg create symptoms. Initially vascular insufficiency causes leg fatigue and cramps in the calves and thigh muscles. Nerve pain from insufficiency is worse at night and can be so intense it drives patients to seek help. Stiffness may be from something else. Ok to check with your doc. Simple vascular ultrasound will make diagnosis. ...Read more

Dr. Joel Gotvald
300 doctors shared insights

Vascular Disease (Definition)

Vascular disease is a condition in a person has damage to his large blood vessels, small blood vessels, or both. The damage causes partial or complete blockage of vessels, and leads to organ damage. Causes include high blood pressure, ...Read more


2

2
Do I have a vascular disease?My legs will go red when I stand they do not hurt or itch.Im only 18 and from what Iknow its more older people prone toit

Do I have a vascular disease?My legs will go red when I stand they do not hurt or itch.Im only 18 and from what Iknow its more older people prone toit

Not to worry : you do not have atherosclerosisIf.there.is.no pain.asociated with this.you have erythromelalgia which means a red arm.or.leg This.is generally a benign.phenomenon If you have associated.pain you sh I uld see a.doctor this vould be Raynauds phenomenon.again.generally benign but should be.checked. ...Read more

4

4
I have both legs hurts bad all the time . I had a ultrasound they check for vascular disease it came back normal. No blood clot. Im tired of the pain.

I have both legs hurts bad all the time . I had a ultrasound they check for vascular disease it came back normal. No blood clot. Im tired of the pain.

See pain management: specialist. There are many and various illnesses which could cause bad pain in both legs, (e.g. pinched nerve, peripheral neuropathy,etc.). I can appreciate your concerned about your health, but finding a proper diagnosis and treatment may be the answer to your worries. Rec.: see pain management specialist for consultation, labs and imaging (if needed). Take good care. ...Read more

5

5
What are the symptoms of vascular disease?

What are the symptoms of vascular disease?

Highly variable : Highly variable...Sometimes a symptomatic until latter & irreversible stages. Talk to your physician & get appropriate screening for you. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
7

7
Hi doctors, can you tell me what is peripheral vascular disease and its symptoms?

Hi doctors, can you tell me what is peripheral vascular disease and its symptoms?

Blocked arteries: Peripheral vascular disease is a term that is sometimes used imprecisely, but in general it refers to blocked arteries in the legs. This limits blood flow to the legs and can cause pain (especially with walking), cool extremities, hair loss, discoloration, poor wound healing, ulceration, or even loss of limb. ...Read more

8

8
What are the symptoms associated with vascular disease?

What are the symptoms associated with vascular disease?

Two types: Arteries (vessels that flow away from heart to body) and veins (vessels that flow from body to heart) have different symptoms. In artery disease - lack of blood flow to muscles produces loss of ability to use muscles and if acute may produce pain, pallor and loss of pulse. Venous disease presents as varicose veins and progressive swelling of affected area - usually legs. Heart vessels-chest pain. ...Read more

9

9
What are symptoms of peripheral vascular disease?

What are symptoms of  peripheral vascular disease?

Follow below: Difficulty walking requiring to stop after a certain distance is usually the first symptom this occurs because the blood flow is inadequate to supply the muscle when active other issues wounds that are difficult to heal. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
10

10
What are common symptoms of peripheral vascular disease?

What are common symptoms of peripheral vascular disease?

Peripheral vascular: Peripheral artery disease, or "pad" is a blood vessel condition that is usually the result of progressive plaque build-up within the walls of arteries than leads to blockage of blood flow. It can cause leg pain when walking, usually in the calves, pain at rest in the foot or leg, leg numbness or tinlging, coldness or discoloration of the skin, foot or leg ulcers, gangrene, poor healing of wounds. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Joel Gotvald
284 doctors shared insights

Vascular Conditions (Definition)

Vascular conditions are abnormal conditions of the blood vessels. Smoking cigarettes is a major risk ...Read more


Dr. Suzanne Galli
5 doctors shared insights

Vascular (Definition)

"vasculum" ...Read more